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Great time.

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Former Employee - Camp Counselor  in  Champaign, IL
Former Employee - Camp Counselor in Champaign, IL

I worked at American Diabetes Association part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great people to work with. Great purpose in the company. People ready to help a good cause. I would recommend this company.

Cons

I can not say anything bad about the company. I would have liked to have worked for the company more than seasonal.

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    There are many caring and professional individuals which mostly compensates for mediocre pay.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Alexandria, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alexandria, VA

    I worked at American Diabetes Association full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Important mission, good people, great CEO in Larry Hausner, exciting developments in mission-oriented efforts, and a field that is expanding (unfortunately) due to the prevalence of diabetes. The benefits are amazing too.

    Cons

    The pay is a major con. Although higher level professionals may earn more, entry-level salaries are on the low end.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    "You get what you pay for." If upper level management wishes to retain skilled and capable employees, they should pay entry level staff adequately.

    Recommends
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    Poor work experience

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American Diabetes Association full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Learned about non-profits, met great people and learned about a huge problem in our country.

    Cons

    Managers didn't listen to concerns you had, micro managers, close minded, not innovative. Locals called the local office and asked for resources and there were none to give them. I was told to transfer them to the national office, where half the time they transferred them back to me.

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    They are poor leaders, they were promoted very quickly and didn't learn positive management skills, and thus did not know how to manage teams. My supervisor's turnover percentage was very high.

    Doesn't Recommend
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